Part of our support is sharing good practice. Here you’ll find a range of resources on the issues that matter most to our members.

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How to… challenge your local budget

This useful factsheet provides top tips for members not in the administration looking to challenge their local budget. Not sure about what the recent local government settlement means for you? This update by Cllr Clarence Barrett (Ind, LB Havering) explains, following the LGA’s 2019 local finance conference. We will add further documents to this page over the coming weeks.

Councillor Workbooks
The LGA produce a number of distance learning materials in key areas including chairing skills, community leadership, planning, scrutiny, influencing skills, being an effective councillor and conflict resolution.

Take a look here to see all of the workbooks and how they can help you as a Councillor. Do let the Group Office know if there’s anything missing you’d like to have more information on.